List of 9 best universities in Nova Scotia

We ranked 9 best universities in Nova Scotia based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 2.42M citations received by 66K publications made by 9 universities in Nova Scotia, measured the popularity of 228 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Nova Scotia
#14 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
18,500
Founded
1818
#2 in Nova Scotia
#40 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1853
#3 in Nova Scotia
#41 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
7,281
Founded
1802
#4 in Nova Scotia
#42 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1838
#5 in Nova Scotia
#58 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
93%
Enrollment
4,050
Founded
1873
#6 in Nova Scotia
#65 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1974
#7 in Nova Scotia
#78 in Canada
#1404 in North America
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1789
#8 in Nova Scotia
#80 in Canada
#1439 in North America
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1887
#9 in Nova Scotia
#81 in Canada
#1442 in North America
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
375
Founded
1890

Closest to Nova Scotia states

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni Canada Flag rank
Prince Edward Island 1 43
New Brunswick 8 26
Newfoundland and Labrador 2 24
Quebec 17 3
Ontario 24 1
Manitoba 5 15
Saskatchewan 6 18
Alberta 12 4
Northwest Territories 1 97
British Columbia 16 2